Amy And Jim In America 1933

Star Item
  • Add to Favourites
  • View as stills
  • Description

    Full title reads: "Amy and Jim in America - after their 3,300 mile flight across the Atlantic."

    Bridgeport, Connecticut, United States of America (USA).

    Jim Mollison looking fairly bruised and battered and with a bandage around his head is wheeled out in a bath chair. BV of Amy Johnson as she is also wheeled out. A large number of stills and newsreel cameras are there to capture the moment.

    An unidentified interviewer stands between the flying couple and asks them about their flight across the Atlantic. CU Mollison - he looks badly bruised. Pan across to Amy she thanks the people of Bridgeport for their kindness. MS Jim - he says they didn't arrive in quite the way they intended.

    New York.

    Two shot of Amy and Jim (looking slightly better). Amy sends a message to her family telling them that she is well. CU Jim says he feels better than he looks.

    N.B. Story ends abruptly. Jim and Amy crash landed at night after Husband ignored Wife's advice to stop and refuel.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/08/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    6555
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    729.11
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:03:00 / 01:15:42:00
    Canister:
    33/62
    Sort Number:
    33/062
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Travel & Exploration
    WorkSpaces
    Hatfield Alan Cobham Jim Mollison AVBA4 Aviation Highlights, 1920-1935
  • Stills

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.

All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment

To post a comment, please Register or to add a comment
August 2014 marks 100 years since the start of World War One. To honour this landmark occasion, British Pathé have launched this definitive collection of WW1 films.
yardstare
Animals are often the forgotten army of World War I. They displayed unwavering courage even when exposed to extreme conditions. British Pathé pay tribute to these forgotten warriors.
WW1animals
British Pathe captured many extraordinary events on film over its 80 year history but sometimes the cameras were switched on when tragedy struck.
Franz Reichelt

Related Videos

Hide
Romance In The Air!

Romance In The Air!

Shots of the two aviators Jim Mollison and Amy Johnson who have announced their engagement.

The Greatest Air Adventure Ever! - Version 1

The Greatest Air Adventure Ever! - Version 1

Aviators Jim Mollison and Amy Johnson (also his wife) discuss plans for his flight across the Atlantic.

The Greatest Air Adventure Ever! - Version 2

The Greatest Air Adventure Ever! - Version 2

Aviators Jim Mollison and Amy Johnson (also his wife) by his plane - he plans a record flight.

Queen Of The Air

Queen Of The Air

Quick library compilation of shots of Amy Johnson and her husband Jim Mollison.

"Amy And Jim"

Pilots Amy and Jim Mollison arrive at a station and discuss their next trip.

"Amy And Jim" On Broadway.

Aviation's first couple - Amy Johnson & Jim Mollison - receive great welcome in New York.

Plane Named 'the Heart's Content'  Amy Johnson And Jim Mollison

Plane Named 'the Heart's Content' Amy Johnson And Jim Mollison

Nice shots of Amy Johnson saying goodbye to husband aviator Jim Mollison.

Verbal warfare at its best. Here are some of history's greatest retorts and snarling insults. These people certainly didn't mince their words!
pope
The Duke of Edinburgh has many talents, but it is his unique way with words that often receives the most attention. 
Philip
Over its history, the Pathe cameras filmed a number of people who had committed heinous crimes. So in no particular order, these images show ten faces of truly evil men and women.
Himmler
Are you guilty of perpetuating a story regardless of its truth? Here are some classic urban myths which you may not know are false.
Urban Legends
10 telling images selected from British Pathé's extensive WWI footage. 'The war to end all wars' was a war without parallel: over 70 million military personnel were involved and over 17 million people died.
WW1
Life before health and safety laws; men worked at huge heights, balancing on girders and cranes all in order to help build the world's tallest skyscrapers.
Vertigo
The images taken from inside Buchenwald Concentration Camp after its Liberation show us what it was like; it tells us what happened and forces us to remember.
Buchenwald